Mainframe Application Developer
Posted on Aug 21, 2019 by ESG Consulting
Our client is is seeking a Mainframe Programmer Analyst who's Job duties will include programming new and modifying existing application programs of moderate difficulty.
- Analysis and design of application enhancements and report layouts.
- Conversion of customer needs into logical flowcharts for coding into computer language.
- Creating and modifying JCL, DB2 tables and documentation.
- Must have recent coding, testing, debugging and documentation experience and be able to be productive immediately
Liaise with user departments and System Administrator regularly to identify needs and determine how desired results can be achieved. Analyzes existing systems and programs and develops or recommends new systems or modifications to existing systems.
Reviews and analyzes system specifications to determine whether all required elements have been included.
Consults with clients to gather information about program needs, objectives, functions, features, and input and output requirements.
Analyzes, defines, and documents requirements for data, workflow, logical processes, interfaces with other applications, internal and external checks and controls, and outputs.
Uses programming languages to code computer instructions from application documentation. Utilizes any special programming techniques necessary to achieve the most effective program.
Tests and debugs computer programs.
Modifies existing programs to conform to application changes or to make improvements in the existing program.
Advises and works with user departments to resolve specific problems with regard but not limited too, computer applications, capabilities, alternative programming approaches, limitations, etc.
Writes and maintains documentation to describe program development, logic, coding, testing, changes, and corrections.
Monitors performance of programs after implementation
Maintains relationships with other departments and agencies.
5+ years IBM 30XX
5+ years CICS
5+ years Cobol II
5+ years DB/2
5+ years MVS JCL
5+ Debugging Tools
3 years. Use Cases